The Leyburn Spring Spectacular for Show Potential Cattle last weeked saw a top call of £4,200 for the steer and reserve overall champion put forward by John Smith-Jackson, Haltwhistle.
The overall champion – a Limousin Heifer from Tom and John Raw of Lealholme,
Other best prices on the day were from Clive Dent and Family,
Claiming the special prize sponsored by the British Blue Cattle Society for the champion British Blue was Will and Gillian Sedgley’s steer which went on to sell for £1,500 to George Anderson, Co Durham on behalf of Louise Todd, Lincolnshire. The reserve champion steer – a
Averages: Steers, £1,440 (up £349); Heifers, £1600 (up £506) (Leyburn Livestock Auction Mart)